Lord Sainsbury of Preston Candover

John Sainsbury

John Sainsbury



Address as

Lord Sainsbury

Contact details


House of Lords, London, SW1A 0PW
Tel: 020 7219 5353


Lords career

On leave of absence 2010-

Councils, public bodies

Governor, Royal Ballet School 1965-76, 1987-91; Contemporary Arts Society: Honorary secretary 1965-71, Vice-chair 1971-74, Vice-Patron 1984-; Joint Hon. Treasurer, European Movement 1972-75; Member, National Committee for Electoral Reform 1976-85; President's Committee, CBI 1982-84; Chair, Benesh Institute of Choreology 1986-87; Royal Ballet: Governor 1987-2003, Chair of governors 1995-2003; Visitor, Ashmolean Museum 2003-; Director, Rambert School of Ballet and Contemporary Dance 2003-05

Political interests

Commerce, arts

Name, style and title

Raised to the peerage as Baron Sainsbury of Preston Candover, of Preston Candover in the County of Hampshire 1989

Register of Interests


On leave of absence; exempt from registration